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What are the orbital used in the formation of [COCL4]^2- ?explain this..

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  1. Do you mean [CoCl4]^2-
    https://www.google.com/search?q=[COCl4[^2-&client=firefox-a&hs=ryD&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=sb&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=IqsPVLOsIoPPggSSyYCwCA&ved=0CCcQsAQ&biw=1007&bih=601

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  2. My browser cannot identified the link..

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  3. That shows a tetrahedral structure; therefore, it must be sp3 if you meant Co and not CO

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  4. Yes. It is Co.. Sorry for my wrong

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